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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Arthritis Burden

In this next question, we are referring to work for pay. Do arthritis or joint symptoms now
affect whether you work, the type of work you do, or the amount of work you do?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,788 1,452 32.2 29.9-34.5 3,336 67.8 65.5-70.1
-Cabarrus County 129 36 25.0 17.5-34.4 93 75.0 65.6-82.5
GENDER
Male 38 11 18.7 9.6-33.2 27 81.3 66.8-90.4
Female 91 25 28.1 18.4-40.4 66 71.9 59.6-81.6
RACE
White 108 33 30.1 21.1-40.9 75 69.9 59.1-78.9
Other 16 1 3.6 0.5-22.6 15 96.4 77.4-99.5
AGE
18-44 10 4 31.2 10.4-63.8 6 68.8 36.2-89.6
45+ 117 32 24.0 16.6-33.3 85 76.0 66.7-83.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 20 31.3 19.9-45.4 46 68.7 54.6-80.1
Some College + 62 16 18.8 10.6-31.0 46 81.2 69.0-89.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 81 26 27.8 17.9-40.5 55 72.2 59.5-82.1
$50,000+ 28 5 18.4 7.5-38.7 23 81.6 61.3-92.5

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This question was asked regardless of the respondent's employment status.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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